Lake Powell Water Temperature

Lake Powell is a great destination for any tourist who wishes to experience the nature associated with a desert like area; it provides great scenery.


The Lake was created when the Glen canyon flooded, and it receives close to 3 million visitors on an annual basis thus if you haven’t been there yet, it’s time to jump on the bandwagon!

Lake Powell is a town close to Lake Powell. July is the month with the hottest water temperature at 85.1°F / 29.5°C. The coldest month is January with an ø water temperature of 41.7°F / 5.4°C. January is the month with the lowest precipitation of 0in / 0mm and July with the highest precipitation in a year with 0in / 0.4mm. The avg. air temperature is around 86.4°F / 30.2°C, July is the month with the highest temperature. January is the coolest with 35.6°F / 2°C average air temperature. June, July, August, September would be the best time to visit. cold desert climate would be the climate here.

Lake Powell Summary

Description Value
Warmest Month Water Temperature: July with 85.1°F / 29.5°C
Coldest Month Water Temperature: January with 41.7°F / 5.4°C
Warmest Month Air Temperature: July with 86.4°F / 30.2°C
Coldest Month Air Temperature: January with 35.6°F / 2°C
Wettest Month: July with 0.4in / 0.4mm
Highest Humidity January with 65%
Lowest Humidity June with 21.2%
Best Time to Visit: June, July, August, September
Climate Classification cold desert climate

Lake Powell Water Temperature

Lake Powell water temperature by month

Max. Water

Temperature

(°F)

ø. Water

Temperature

(°F)

Min. Water

Temperature

(°F)

January

42.8 41.9 41.4

February

43.5 42.1 41.4

March

52.2 46.9 43.2

April

62.2 55.9 50.7
May 73.2 66.2 59.5

June

82.9 75.9 70.5

July

86.7 82.8 78.8

August

86.4 82.2 79

September

82.9 77.2 72.1

October

75.6 67.8 61.3

November

63.3 56.7 50.4

December

51.1 46.4 42.8

Lake Powell water temperature by month

Max. Water

Temperature

(°C)

ø. Water

Temperature

(°C)

Min. Water

Temperature

(°C)

January

6 5.5 5.2

February

6.4 5.6 5.2

March

11.2 8.3 6.2

April

16.8 13.3 10.4
May 22.9 19 15.3

June

28.3 24.4 21.4

July

30.4 28.2 26

August

30.2 27.9 26.1

September

28.3 25.1 22.3

October

24.2 19.9 16.3

November

17.4 13.7 10.2

December

10.6 8 6
July is the month with the warmest water temperature at 85.1°F / 29.5°C. The month with the coldest is January with an average water temperature of 41.7°F / 5.4°C.

Best Travel Time for Lake Powell

A suitable time for you to tour this area is anytime between June and October. This is the time you can get to enjoy a favorable Lake Powell water temperature. During this entire period, the water is warm and you can therefore get to enjoy all the water sports and other activities.

July to August is part of the warm season but at this time; it may get too hot for your comfort thus its best that you slot in your tour for a different time. If you prefer the cold season, you can make your trip during winter when you can view equally beautiful scenes, especially with the contrast provided by the white snow and the reddish rocks.


Lake Powell Weather Forecast for the next 14 Days

Date Weather High Temp. Low Temp. Rain? Windspeed Precipitation Humidity
Nov 30.
Partly Cloudy
48 °F
9 °C
28 °F
-2 °C
0 %
3.7 mph
6 km/h
0 inch
0 mm
30%
Dec 01.
Partly Cloudy
48 °F
9 °C
32 °F
0 °C
0 %
13.7 mph
22 km/h
0 inch
0 mm
30%
Dec 02.
Partly Cloudy
41 °F
5 °C
27 °F
-3 °C
0 %
9.3 mph
15 km/h
0 inch
0 mm
36%
Dec 03.
Partly Cloudy
45 °F
7 °C
27 °F
-3 °C
0 %
9.3 mph
15 km/h
0 inch
0 mm
39%
Dec 04.
Sunny
50 °F
10 °C
28 °F
-2 °C
0 %
2.5 mph
4 km/h
0 inch
0 mm
40%
Dec 05.
Partly Cloudy
52 °F
11 °C
30 °F
-1 °C
0 %
1.9 mph
3 km/h
0 inch
0 mm
41%
Dec 06.
Partly Cloudy
52 °F
11 °C
32 °F
0 °C
0 %
4.3 mph
7 km/h
0 inch
0 mm
37%
Date Weather High Temp. Low Temp. Rain? Windspeed Precipitation Humidity
Dec 07.
Partly Cloudy
55 °F
13 °C
36 °F
2 °C
0 %
25.5 mph
41 km/h
0 inch
0 mm
47%
Dec 08.
Partly Cloudy
50 °F
10 °C
32 °F
0 °C
0 %
2.5 mph
4 km/h
0 inch
0 mm
45%
Dec 09.
Partly Cloudy
48 °F
9 °C
28 °F
-2 °C
0 %
3.1 mph
5 km/h
0 inch
0 mm
39%
Dec 10.
Partly Cloudy
46 °F
8 °C
30 °F
-1 °C
0 %
4.3 mph
7 km/h
0 inch
0 mm
39%
Dec 11.
Partly Cloudy
52 °F
11 °C
32 °F
0 °C
0 %
3.7 mph
6 km/h
0 inch
0 mm
50%
Dec 12.
Sunny
48 °F
9 °C
28 °F
-2 °C
0 %
5 mph
8 km/h
0 inch
0 mm
31%
Dec 13.
Patchy light snow
39 °F
4 °C
27 °F
-3 °C
62 %
16.8 mph
27 km/h
0 inch
0.6 mm
44%

Lake Powell weather by month

Max.

Temperature

(°F)

ø.

Temperature

(°F)

Min.

Temperature

(°F)

Precip.

(inch)

Rainy Days

(day)

Rel. Humidity

(%)

January

47.5 35.6 25.5 0 0 65%

February

53.2 40.5 28.8 0 0 55.4%

March

64.8 50 34.5 0 0 42.4%

April

74.3 58.8 45.7 0 0 31.7%

May

84.2 68.7 52 0 0 27.6%

June

95.2 81 66.4 0 0 21.2%

July

95.7 86.4 75.6 0.4 0 27.4%

August

93.7 83.3 71.6 0 0 31.7%

September

90 75.7 61 0 0 32.5%

October

80.1 61.9 46.9 0 0 41.5%

November

64 47.8 33.6 0 0 52%

December

48 36.1 24.8 0 0 64.7%
Max.

Temperature

(°C)

ø.

Temperature

(°C)

Min.

Temperature

(°C)

Precip.

(mm)

Rainy Days

(days)

Rel. Humidity

(%)

January

8.6 2 -3.6 0 0 65%

February

11.8 4.7 -1.8 0 0 55.4%

March

18.2 10 1.4 0 0 42.4%

April

23.5 14.9 7.6 0 0 31.7%

May

29 20.4 11.1 0 0 27.6%

June

35.1 27.2 19.1 0 0 21.2%

July

35.4 30.2 24.2 0.4 0 27.4%

August

34.3 28.5 22 0 0 31.7%

September

32.2 24.3 16.1 0 0 32.5%

October

26.7 16.6 8.3 0 0 41.5%

November

17.8 8.8 0.9 0 0 52%

December

8.9 2.3 -4 0 0 64.7%
The warmest avg. temperature is around 86.4°F / 30.2°C, July is the month with the highest temperature. January is the coolest with 35.6°F / 2°C average air temperature. January is the month with the min. precipitation of 0in / 0mm and July with the max. precipitation in a year with 0in / 0.4mm.

Activities around Lake Powell


If you intend to visit the area, you can be certain to enjoy so many interesting activities including skiing, swimming and scuba diving. If you enjoy hiking, then this is also a good location for you to enjoy that. In addition you can take part in sightseeing, and exploring canyons while on a water craft, or take a plane to fly you over the lake so that you can enjoy and aerial view of the lake -the lake has so much to offer.

Activities & POI in Lake Powell

Type of Activity List
Attraction Thousand Pockets, Hourglass Double Arch, Glen Canyon Dam Overlook, Horseshoe Bend, Diagenetic Arch, Jett Arch, Navajo Arch, Westind Air Service, Lower Antelope Canyon, Ken's Tours, Dixie Ellis Tours, 50 mile Spring Cabin, Coyote Natural Bridge, Jacob Hamblin Arch, Chimney Rock, Dance Hall Rock, Window Wind Arch, Broken Bow Arch, Fifty-Mile Canyon Arch, Cliff Arch, Stevens Arch, Crack-in-the-Rock, Moonrise Arch, Sunset Arch, 40 Mile Water Tank

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